Rebecca Ann Lawrence

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Research Assistant
Pittsburgh Office


BA in brain & cognitive sciences, public health, University of Rochester


Rebecca Lawrence is a research assistant at the RAND Corporation. She holds B.As in public health and brain and cognitive sciences as well as minors in psychology and dance from the University of Rochester. Her previous professional experiences include a community health internship at a health insurance agency and participation in research projects related to cognitive development and learning. Lawrence's current research focuses on mental health, public health, strategic evaluation, education policy, and social-emotional learning.

Recent Projects

  • Healthy Futures: Improving the Health and Well-being of Children
  • Research to Supplement AIRS Teacher Survey Findings and Improve AEP Dissemination
  • RKM Strategic Planning for Human Services Programs
  • Evaluation of the Wallace Foundation's Social and Emotional Learning Initiative
  • Evaluation of Interventions to Improve Direct Care Worker Retention Rates across Multiple Settings and Geographies

Honors & Awards

  • RAND Spotlight Award